Accessing the OGRE

All levels of Australian Government are eligible to become Users of the OGRE, including:

  • federal government departments, agencies, authorities and companies (including the Australian Defence Force)
  • state and territory government departments, agencies, authorities and companies
  • local and municipal government departments, agencies, authorities and companies
  • other entities with responsibility for managing natural resource management regions

In general, non-government organisations are not eligible to use OGRE and should procure imagery/geospatial data through other channels.

Using the OGRE

To become a User of the OGRE eligible government agencies are required to have a Project Agreement under the National Collaborative Framework in place with Geoscience Australia.

Agencies must ensure that use of the OGRE complies with their own internal policies and legislative requirements.

Agencies wishing to make use of the OGRE can register by contacting OGRE@ga.gov.au.

Procurement Process

The OGRE procurement process includes a number of phases. Responsibility for each phase lies with either the User, Geoscience Australia or the Supplier. For further information on the process contact OGRE@ga.gov.au.